A cell that has acquired a new character by means of transduction; may be complete, with integration of the transferred genetic fragment into its genome, or abortive, in which case the genetic fragment is not integrated and passes to only one of the two daughter cells on division.

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trans·duc·tant -'dek-tənt n a cell or organism (as a bacterium) that has undergone transduction

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  • transductant — transductant. См. трансдуктант. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • transductant — noun see transduction …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • transductant — trans·duc·tant (trăns dŭkʹtənt, trănz ) n. A bacterial cell into which genetic material has been transduced. * * * …   Universalium

  • transductant — noun A bacterial cell into which genetic material has been transduced …   Wiktionary

  • transductant — trans·duc·tant …   English syllables

  • transductant — ˈdəktənt noun ( s) Etymology: transduction + ant : a bacterium that has undergone transduction …   Useful english dictionary

  • трансдуктант — transductant трансдуктант. Бактериальная клетка, содержащая участок генома (бактериальной хромосомы или плазмидной ДНК), перенесенный в нее от донора при трансдукции <transduction>. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических… …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • transduction — transductant /trans duk teuhnt, tranz /, n. transductional, adj. /trans duk sheuhn, tranz /, n. Genetics. the transfer of genetic material from one cell to another by means of a virus. [1952; TRANS + duction, as in INDUCTION, PRODUCTION, etc.] *… …   Universalium

  • transduction — noun Etymology: Latin transducere Date: 1947 the action or process of transducing; especially the transfer of genetic material from one microorganism to another by a viral agent (as a bacteriophage) • transductant noun • transductional adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • transduce — verb a) To convert energy from one form to another b) To transfer genetic material from one bacterial cell to another See Also: transductant …   Wiktionary

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